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37 Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie attorneys make Southwest Super Lawyers list

Fennemore Craig

Between the Phoenix and Tucson offices of Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, 37 of the firm’s attorneys made it to this year’s Southwest Super Lawyers list. The 2017 list highlights the following Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie attorneys for their professional achievements: Phoenix Stephen Bressler – Insurance Coverage Carla Consoli – Environmental Dale A. Danneman – Business Litigation Kim… Read More →

6 things to know when developing on tribal land

Tribal lands

Developing on tribal land can be a complex process with many moving parts.   Developers will have to work with the federal government, its (slow) speed, regulations and the rules and laws of the tribe to make something happen. Pilar Thomas, of counsel at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s tribal lands practice group, says there are… Read More →

Arizona’s Top 100 Lawyers of 2017

Fennemore Craig
by in Az Business Leaders

Each year, Az Business magazine’s editorial team — in collaboration with industry experts — choose the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona from a pool of more than 1,000 of the most talented and successful attorneys from throughout the state. Selections are based on each lawyer’s professional success, impact on his or her law firm, impact… Read More →

Developing on tribal land: benefits and challenges developers face

Tribal lands
by in AZRE Magazine

Recently, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been garnering a lot of development buzz.   While developing on tribal lands can be a complex process, developers are taking on the challenges in order to take advantage of other perks associated with building on tribal lands like various tax benefits. New projects in the Talking… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie trademark work honored


Three Intellectual Property attorneys from Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP, Emily Bayton, Jennifer Van Kirk and Flavia Campbell, are included in the 2017 edition of World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals.  The WTR 1000 directory focuses exclusively on trademark practices and practitioners, identifying the trademark industry’s leading practitioners in 72 jurisdictions… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie partner earns pro bono honor

Richard Goldsmith, a partner at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, was named Pro Bono Lawyer of the Month for January by the Volunteer Lawyers Program, a joint venture of Community Legal Services and the Maricopa County Bar Association. Goldsmith is an attorney in the firm’s Business Transactions practice group. Mediation is the primary focus of his current… Read More →

New partners announced at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

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Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie added Justin Henderson and Marla Hudgens to the firm’s Phoenix partnership on Jan. 1. Henderson represents creditors, landlords, and debtors in all aspects of Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases involving businesses and individuals, with a particular focus on preferential and fraudulent transfer litigation. Based in Phoenix, but practicing in Nevada as well, he… Read More →

Indian gaming compacts panel set for Jan. 7 in Scottsdale

Tribal gaming compacts and case studies will be under the microscope in a Jan. 7 panel discussion led by Steve Hart of Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie during the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) Winter Meeting at the Hotel Valley Ho in Scottsdale. Hart, leader of the firm’s Gaming practice group, will moderate “Tribal Gaming… Read More →

Arizona Hispanic Bar adds Villanueva to board

Intellectual Property attorney Cindy Villanueva is joining the board of directors for Los Abogados, Arizona’s Hispanic Bar Association, for the 2017 calendar year. Villanueva is an associate in the IP practice group at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP. Villanueva is a member of the Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie Diversity Committee and also serves on the… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie partner earns distinction

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Kimberly A. Demarchi, a partner in the Litigation practice group at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP, has been elected to membership in the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers. Demarchi represents public, private and non-profit clients in civil appeals and in the litigation of complex matters. Her practice also includes government law, representing state, local and… Read More →

People & Projects to Know: Attorneys

by in AZRE Magazine

D. Kim Lough Construction law partner Jennings, Haug & Cunningham Kim Lough enjoys the excitement of the litigation battle and prevailing when the jury reads a favorable verdict. He was drawn to the battle at a young age, growing up in Tucson and realizing in seventh grade he wanted to become a lawyer. His friends’… Read More →

Az Business honors Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

A crowd of nearly 500 packed Desert Botanical Garden Thursday to honor Az Business magazine’s Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2016. “All the women we are honoring tonight have procured influence in their respective fields through hard-earned track records of profitability, leadership and innovation,” said AZ Big Media Publisher Cheryl Green. “These women are… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie adds new CFO

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Kevin M. Posterro, MBA, joined Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP, one of the leading commercial law firms in the Southwest, as its Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, Posterro will be responsible for the firm’s financial management and reporting, and will serve as a key advisor in support of the firm’s strategic direction and business objectives.… Read More →

State Bar honors Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie attorney

The State Bar of Arizona recognized Brian J. Pollock of Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP as a recipient of its Member of the Year Award for his contributions to the legal profession. Pollock has served on multiple committees of the Arizona State Bar responsible for rules and jury instructions impacting civil litigation. He is one of three individuals receiving… Read More →